Spain and Portugal Experts | FREE consultation

Cordoba to Sevilla via Granada

Tour Description

This day trip from Cordoba to Sevilla stopping in Granada is one of the best excursions that you can consider while visiting Andalucia in the South of Spain.  If you don´t have a lot of days but would like to visit the maximum number of places, this is a great way to utilize your time well. You will wrap a transfer and a day trip into one that allows you to see one of the most famous and sought after monuments in Europe, the Alhambra, all from the comfort of a nice and air conditioned van. You depart Cordoba early, stop to visit the Alhambra in Granada for 3+h and continue onto Sevilla where you are dropped off. 

While you tour the Alhambra, your luggage stays with the van under the supervision of the driver. You then depart for Sevilla where you get dropped off at your hotel. 

In Granada you have the option of touring yourself or adding a local licensed guide to take you around or to guide you in the Alhambra. If you order a tour of the Alhambra, we will arrange the ticket entrances for you in advance.

  • Private Driver and van
    • Use our private service as an efficient way to transport your self, store luggage and visit the Alhambra.
    • Visit the mystic and unique last stronghold of the Muslim dominance in Spain
    • Experience royalty in the Hall of Kings where the Sultans ruled
    • Stroll through exquisite gardens of Generalife and admire views of Granada from above
    • Witness the unique design of the moorish tiles throughout the Palaces

        Meeting point at your hotel. 

        • Depart for Alhambra in Granada
        • Time to visit Alhambra
        • If time permits we will drive to see a view point in Granada
        • Time for quick lunch or stop on the road
        • Depart for Sevilla
        • Drop off at your hotel
        This is a summarized itinerary. Some places may be added based on time, plus we like to keep some surprise element to our tours. If you do purchase an Alhambra tour wiht us, be aware that you will have a designated time to enter.  Please be on time for your tour as you risk not getting into the Palaces.  Sometimes we can´t choose entrance times upon purchasing tickets. We will do our best to arrange according to your preferences.


        Duration: 10h max
        Start:  9:00am at hotel
        Start point: Hotel

        Optional for this tour:  You can reverse this order to have a pickup in Sevilla and transfer to Cordoba via Granada.

        Please know that your driver will speak basic to good english.  He is not a local guide and will have limited knowledge on history. If you would like to add the guide and entrances (extra of 360USD for guide plus entrances) with us we will organize the day around the time we get for the visit to Alhambra which can be difficult.

        Minimum 3 people to book this tour. If you are 2 people, you will pay for 3.

        Other information
        We will contact you after an order is placed to check everything is correct and to continue the process. Remember we can make manual changes to your order later on. Please refer to our terms and conditions for cancellation policies. If you are unclear on how to book, please contact us via phone or email. Thank you

         For those who are lucky enough to have some time to spend exploring the South of Spain, the experience is always a memorable one.  Most of the images that we have of Spain, of course, come from the South, from brave bulls to flamenco dancers and rolling hills with white washed hilltowns stuck in between, the image stays with us.  

        If time does not allow such indulgence, at least consider a day trip to one of the prettiest cities famed for not only its monuments but its captivating beauty that has drawn romance writers for centuries.

        Granada has much to offer with its lingering Moorish architecture and influence, the city offers a series of neighborhoods that will enchant you.  The viewpoints from the Albaicin are stunning and you will love the narrow winding streets that lead you to darling plazas with beautiful patios flanked by colorful bougainvillia flowers, typically found in the south of Spain.

        One of the main highlights in this city sits perched high on a hill as a reminder of the distant memory of the former rulers of Spain. Built in the beautiful hills of Granada, the Alhambra was originally designed as a fortress complex but was later converted into a Palace.  It is easy to see why the Emirs made it their Royal home as its beauty cannot be matched. In fact, this would be the last Palace ruled by the Muslim Dynasty of Nasrid before its Reconquest by the Catholic Monarchs in 1492.  You can also see why the former rulers did not go willingly.  It´s majestic and unique design have earned a declaration from Unesco as a World Heritage Site.  Many songs, stories and poems have been inspired by this beautiful structure. Alhambra´s many rulers paint a colourful history to this architectural wonder they called their beloved Alcazar or Castle.

        If you decide to take our tour, our guide will introduce  all of these elements of history including the architecture, the rulers, the gruesome tales of jealousy and power as well as the love stories.  You will earn an appreciation for this jewel that draws thousands of tourists a year. On the grounds of the Alhambra, we will visit the Palaces as well as the Generalife Gardens.  You can even take your time to explore the gardens more on your own if you choose, following the tour.  The best feature of this tour is that we will arrange your ticket entrances so you don´t have to incur the headache of reservations.



        Tour Type : Private Day Trip
        Price per Group
        1.- Select group size to see price per group below
        2.- Hit Book to add to cart

        Group Size:

        Customer Reviews

        Based on 2 reviews Write a review

        "We love to share our culture, provide you with unforgettable travel experiences and bring you closer to the locals. Our tours mix history, exquisite food and natural beauty, seeking the uncommon and connecting you with local culture"

        We like to present ourselves as expert travel planners dedicated to making each independent trip the most memorable for our customers.

        Here are the 10 features that make Letango tours special as expert planners for your trip to Spain and Portugal.

        1. Special Crafted tours

        Our itineraries are crafted and designed with special thought and attention, based on experience and knowledge of destinations with the goal to bring you closer to the locals providing the right pace and rhythm.

        2. Research

        We are constantly revising our itineraries and services through up to date investigation with our guides, our hotels, the places we visit and the restaurants we recommend.

        3. Value

        It is important to us that your trip includes great value. Our expert planning will help you save time and money. When comparing prices of other competitors, we pride ourselves on achieving a lower cost but without lowering the quality or the exceptional customer service.

        4. Slow Travel

        We encourage in depth quality travel. This sometimes means slowing down to really take in the culture and appreciate the experience, teaching the tourist how to be a traveler through engagement and sharing, the local way.

        5. Free time

        Our aim is to find the perfect balance between guiding, touring and time on your own to discover. As every traveler is different , we adapt to the traveler. When our clients want more structure, we can offer that. When they want the control to do their own thing, we offer lots of recommendations and suggestions that will be helpful. Our goal is to provide you only the tours you need.

        6. Our Spanish American team

        With over 20 years of experience we have planned thousands of customized services and tours for people like you. We are a Spanish and American team who understands the intricacies of both cultures to be able to address every issue and question on both sides.

        7. Amazing guides

        One thing is certain, it takes an exceptional guide to have an unforgettable experience and we go to extremes to find that guide for you. Smart, informed, fun and personable, our guides will go beyond the limits to make sure you enjoy every minute of your time in their beloved city.

        8. Selected Boutique and historic hotels

        Your comfort and convenience is our priority. Finding you perfect accommodations is one of our first tasks after we receive your booking. Staying far from the chain hotels, we look for charm, outstanding quality, cleanliness, a high customer service rating and a nice breakfast to receive you in the morning. Above all, we make sure you are conveniently located in the center, within walking distance from all sites.

        9. Our great customer service

        From the first moment we receive your inquiry until you get on a plane to fly home, we go to extremes to take care of our clients, both in the planning phase and once they have arrived. Still not convinced? Please visit Trip Advisor Reviews here:

        10. Small Private Groups

        At Letango, we have always believed the guide to guest ratio needs to ensure quality and good customer service. We encourage small groups of 6-15 people that allow us to maximize attention to our guests to make sure all of their travel needs are met. All our tours are private so the guides are fully dedicated to your small party.

        Look forward to working with you.

        Thank you and Happy Happy Travels!

        Carlos and Jennifer Galvin
        Co-founders of Letango Tours

        Come and visit Spain and Portugal, away from the crowds and large groups, by choosing one of our Spain private travel packages. For the savvy and more discerning traveler including families, small groups of friends and special interest groups who want to visit Spain,  maintaining independence but with Letango handling all of the details.  We aim to take the hassle out of your travel and provide you with memorable experiences enjoying  private guides with lots of  flexibility.

        These are the types of services we offer to our clients:

        Letango offers pre-designed quality packages, customized packages and day tours, excursions and activities for people who choose to book their own hotels and transportation. In order for you to find what you are looking for in a fast and efficient manner, you can use our Advance Search to filter by region and type of tour. If after navigating through, you are not able to find what you are looking for, please ask us.  We are happy to help. 

        Private Vacation Packages
        Letango´s all inclusive trips that are pre-designed with a preset itinerary. They generally include accommodation, guided tours, transportation within Spain, entrance fees to monuments visited in the guided tours provided, a show, etc. They also come with our personal advice and recommendations. We are happy to have a consultation. We personally call all hotels before you check in to ensure they give you a nice room and are ready for you.

        Day tours and activities
        Day tours typically last between 3 and 9 hours depending on how much time you choose. They include a guide, sometimes entrances and are pre-designed with a set itinerary.  These are walking tours but we can arrange bikes or segway.

        Day trips
        Usually include the service of a private driver-guide or driver and guide. They include meals, wine tastings and sometimes entrance fees depending on the tour. All are pre-designed with a preset itinerary.

        Shore Excursions
        Coming in on a Cruise Ship? Whether it is just for the day or you have a few days, we offer great experiences that include transport from the cruise ships and fabulous activities, tours and mini packages that range from one to several days.  Our drivers and guides are experienced and prepared to receive you at the Port and are familiar with the protocol that goes with the Cruises.  They are always insured with safe and comfortable vehicles that have the required licenses to drive tourists. 

        Customized Trips
        This service is exclusive and refers to packages that are completely customized to your travel preferences and needs. Please read more on these type of trips under Customized Trips.

        Other services
        From meet and greet at the airport to a transfer, dining experiences or flamenco shows, we can arrange all of this to help you enhance your travel experience as part of your package.

        We look forward to seeing you in Spain!!

        Letango has put a lot of effort into designing a great number of tours for you to enjoy the culture of Spain and Portugal.

        To book any of our tours, pick the size of your private group, the number of people traveling and add to cart. If you prefer not to make a full payment right away, you can opt to pay later.

        In this case, we will send you an invoice for 50% deposit and then as we get closer to your service date, you will pay the balance in full. This is very typical when the tour or trip is not going to happen for a while. 

        Once we receive your order we will get in contact with you.
        Remember you can make changes by contacting us.

        If for any reason we can not fulfil the tour for the date you have chosen we will refund you immediately and let you know. A tour is not fully confirmed until we reply with a full confirmation.

        We hope you enjoy your tour with us !!

        Related Tours